1 Dead and 3 Hurt in Pasadena Car Accident on 134 Freeway
PASADENA, CA (August 24, 2020) – Sunday afternoon, a man died, and a woman and three children sustained injuries in a crash on the 134 Freeway.
According to reports, the single-vehicle crash occurred at around 2:10 p.m. on the westbound 134 Freeway near San Rafael Avenue.
California Highway Patrol Officer Elizabeth Kravig added that the crash involved a Mercedes-Benz SUV that has overturned on the Ventura(134) Freeway.
The surrounding area on 134 Freeway was closed off for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary investigation. However, the roadway has since reopened to traffic.
The crash remains under active investigation.
Sweet Lawyers extends our genuine condolences during this difficult time to the family and friends of the victim.
In the case of the crash on 134 Freeway, the family of the victim must become aware of their rights under the law.
Those closest to the victim may have the right to seek compensation for their loss. Some common examples include funeral expenses, medical bills, and what is called “loss of consortium.” Loss of consortium generally means the deprivation of future affection and companionship over an untimely death.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Losing a loved one in a crash is a heavy load. Contact our experienced wrongful death attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Our seasoned lawyers have varied experience in the field. We will get the justice and compensation you deserve. Contact us at (800) 674 7852. You can also reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by online chat, text message, and email.